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SM46a: Bach-Sato Passacaglia and Fugue

Johann Sebastian Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582
Transcribed for piano solo by Junichi Steven Sato

ISMN: M-58001-003-2
Price: US$14.95 New Price: US$10.95 (plus shipping and applicable sales tax)

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Published in commemoration of the 250th anniversary of Bach’s death, this grandiose, Busoni-like piano transcription of one of the greatest organ works ever written, presents many rewarding challenges.


“Ingenious.... Idiomatic and imaginative.”

—Ian Hobson, pianist

Also reviewed in Clavier, March 2001


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Item number: SM46a
ISMN: M-58001-003-2
Suggested retail price: US$10.95
Instrumentation: Piano solo
Level: Advanced
Pages: 25
Size: 9×12"
Release date: 2000
Duration: ca. 13:00